Dietary Supplement

Healthy female older adults for Protein Metabolism

Human Clinical Research Facility, College Station, TX
Essential Amino Acids + Hydroxy-methylbutyric acid (HMB) +5 moreN/ARecruitingResearch Sponsored by Texas A&M University

Study Summary

This trial is studying how different parts of metabolism change with age, in hopes of finding new therapeutic targets for age-related disorders.

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
Your weight has been consistent (within 5%) for the past 3 months.


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~up to 6 hours
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and up to 6 hours for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Feeding related changes in whole-body protein and amino acid metabolism

Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Group I: Healthy male older adultsExperimental Treatment6 Interventions
Healthy male older adults
Group II: Healthy female older adultsExperimental Treatment6 Interventions
Healthy female older adults
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Essential Amino Acids
Completed Phase 2

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Texas A&M UniversityLead Sponsor
131 Previous Clinical Trials
21,827 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Protein Metabolism
32 Patients Enrolled for Protein Metabolism

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

Is this trial open for enrollment to those who are 55 years of age or older?

"Those over the age of 60 and below 80 are eligible to take part in this medical trial."

Answered by AI

Are there currently vacancies for participants in this experiment?

"Contrarily to what was expected, indicates that this study has temporarily suspended its recruitment activities. First published on June 15th 2022 and last updated on June 1st 2022, the trial is currently not looking for new participants; however, three other trials remain open for enrollment at this time."

Answered by AI

Is there opportunity for me to join in this experiment?

"This study seeks to recruit 50 individuals aged between 60 and 80 who experience protein metabolism issues. Eligibility criteria include: a stable body-weight over the past 3 months, good health according to medical history/examination results, independent or assisted mobility, ability to remain in supine or elevated postures for up to 7 hours, and willingess/ability to comply with protocol instructions."

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~22 spots leftby Sep 2024